Opinion

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Racism row shameful all round

premium_icon Racism row shameful all round

In the predictable politicking that followed a racist video linked to Young LNP members, no side of politics came out unscathed, writes Steven Wardill.

Trad’s big problem to rule them all

premium_icon Trad’s big problem to rule them all

Integrity scandals aside, there’s been a cloud hanging over Treasurer Jackie Trad that only appears to be getting worse, writes Steven Wardill.

Thu 5 Dec 2019

‘Am I a sexist pig for refusing a male midwife?’

‘Am I a sexist pig for refusing a male midwife?’

“It’s not a sexual thing. I don’t think a man will look at my vagina and get turned on."

Pacific region can’t afford another groundhog day

Pacific region can’t afford another groundhog day

For the Pacific, the climate crisis being discussed at this week’s COP25 means much more than rising seas – it is an existential threat to our nations and cultures.

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